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NGB Qualifications

We pride ourselves on using experienced, qualified and competent staff on all of our adventure activities to give you a safe and enjoyable experience.

The National Governing Body Qualifications that we adhere to are :

Climbing & Abseiling

  • MTUK Single Pitch Award (SPA)
  • MTUK Climbing Wall Award (CWA)
  • MTUK Mountaineering Instructor Award (MIA)

Hill & Mountain Walking and Mountaineering

  • MTUK Walking Group Leader Award (WGL)
  • MTUK Mountain Leader Summer (ML Summer)
  • MTUK Mountain Leader Winter (ML Winter)
  • MTUK Mountaineering Instructor Award (MIA)
  • MTUK Mountaineering Instructor Certificate (MIC)

These are also used to cover Map Reading, Orienteering, Guided Walks, Night Walks and Expeditions.

Caving, Potholing & Mine Exploration

  • BCA Local Cave and Mine Leader Award Level 1 (LCMLA 1)
  • BCA Local Cave and Mine Leader Award Level 2 (LCMLA 2)
  • BCA Cave Instructor Certificate (CIC)

Canoeing & Kayaking

  • BCU Paddlesport 1 to 5 Star Awards
  • BCU Coaching Award Levels 1, 2, 3, 5

Mountain Biking

  • MIAS Mountain Bike Leader Award Level 1
  • MIAS Mountain Bike Leader Award Level 2

The following Activities have no Governing Body, so a combination of the above are used to cover them :

  • Gorge Walking
  • Coasteering
  • Raft Building

First Aid

  • First Aid 1st Responder
  • First Aid at Work
  • Wilderness or Expedition First Aid
  • Advanced First Aid